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Journey to Love
ensemble of soloists of the azerbaijanian state
symphony orchestra named after Uzeir Gajibekov
directed by gela kandelaki (georgia),
scenography by elen murjikneli (georgia),
conductor vladimir runchak (ukraine),
soloist fəridə məmmədova (azerbaijan).
'face-to-face with time' —
project of the ministry of culture and tourism of azerbaijan
baku, gənc tamaşaçilar teatrı

Tristessa I (The Farewell Symphony)
To Father, Teacher, Friend
azerbaijanian state symphony orchestra
named after uz.gajibekov, conductor rauf abdullayev,
soloist rauf abdullayev (piano, azerbaijan)
baku, azerbaijan state magomaev philharmony

In Memoriam
The suite in memory of Alban Berg, 1984
arranged for chamber orchestra by fk in 2008
Conductor Volodimir Runchak
Lviv, Ukraine, 2012

Ist es genug?..
Farida Mamedova (Azerbaijan), soprano
Hans Woudenberg (Germany), violoncello
Asko|Schönberg Ensemble (The Netherlands), conductor Reinbert de Leeuw
The 5th Qara Qarayev International Contemporary Music Festival
"Portrait in The Interior", 17.04.2013
Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall. Baku, Azerbaijan

Konzert für Orchester und Sologeige
dem Andenken meiner Mutter
für Patricia Kopatchinskaja

I. Variationen ohne Thema
II. Themen und Allüsien
III. Vier Variationen und Thema (E.Grieg "Heimweh")

The Fourth Qara Qarayev Festival of Contemporary Music
08.04.2012. Azerbaijan Magomayev Philharmony, Baku
Azerbaijan State Symphonic Orchestra named after Uz.Gadzhibekov
Rauf Abdullayev, conductor. Patricia Kopachinskaya (Switzerland), violin

Konzert für Orchester und Sologeige
The 6th Festival of actual music "Another Space"
29/11/2018. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Moscow
State Academic Symphony Orchestra 'Evgeny Svetlanov'
Conductor Vladimir Jurowski. Soloist Patricia Kopatchinskaja (Switzerland)

Waiting for…
The International Opera Center "Art" ("Mozart"), the project "Open Stage", 03.06.2006
On the stage of the Moscow State Chamber Theatre of Boris Pokrovsky. World premiere.
Artistic Director of the production Olga Ivanova, director Elena Artyukhin,
musical director and conductor Igor Sukachev.

Der Stand der Dinge
"Wien Modern 91" 09.11.1991. Konzerthaus, Mozart-Saal
Ensemble Modern (Germany)
Conductor Ingo Metzmacher, director Franz-Josef Heumannskämper

Der Stand der Dinge
"Theatre of Musical Instruments" 31.01.2016
The Meyerhold Theatre Centreб Moscow, Russia
Ensemble 'Studio for New Music',
conductor Igor Dronov, production director Alexey Smirnov

'30 Jahre Freiburger Schlagzeugensemble', 11.12.2003.
Staatliche Hochschule für Musik, Freiburg, Germany. World Premiere.
Freiburg Schlagzeugensemble, artistic director Bernhard Wulff

La quinta del sordо (Goya)
The 30th International festival "Moscow Autumn-2008"
18.11.2008. Large Hall of the Moscow Conservatory
Symphony Orchestra of the Opera and Symphony Conducting Chair
Students Choir of the Moscow Conservatory, conductor Anatoly Levin
artistic director of the choir — Stanislav Kalinin, choirmaster — Alexei Rudnevsky

Monsieur Bee Line – eccentric or Are you alive yet, herr minister (2005)
The 19th International festival «Kyiv Music Fest», 02.10.2008
The Column Lysenko Hall of the National Philharmonic of Ukraine
Soloists of Chamber Ensemble "New Music in Ukraine"
artistic director Volodimir Runchak

Erwartung, mono-opera in three acts, libretto by M.Pappenhaym
Arnold Schoenberg in FK version for chamber orchestra
The 19th International festival "Kyiv Music Fest", 02.10.2008
The Column Lysenko Hall of the National Philharmonic of Ukraine
Chamber Ensemble "New Music in Ukraine"
Conductor Volodimir Runchak, soloist Farida Mamedova (soprano, Azerbaijan)

Сancion de cuna
Europäischer Musik Sommer Berlin. 10.09.2001. Konzerthaus am Gendarmenmarkt
Ансамбль SoNoR (Azerbaijan)
Conductor Volodimir Runchak (Ukraine), soloist Farida Mamedova (soprano, Azerbaijan)

Shadows of Gobystan
libretto by v.esman and m.mamedov
new choreographic version by maxine braham/great britain
based on stage version by
rafiq akhundov and maksud mamedov / azerbaijan, 1969
azerbaijan state academic opera and ballet
conductor rauf abdullayev
recorded by bolshoi symphony orchestra of radio and tv, moscow, radio house, 1969/06/10

(K)ein kleines Schauspiel
Nargiz Alieva – flute, Maria Okhotina – guitar, Rovshan Mamedov – guitar

'Face to Face with Time – IV'
Project of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan
Baku, March–December 2016
Defectos escogidos I. Instrumental theatre
2 March 2016, Azerbaijan State Theatre of Young Spectators

Postludio I
Ivan Sokolov, piano
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, 06/02/2015

A. Skriabin. Sonata №10, op.70 (2013)
Arragement by FK for ensemble

Asko|Schönberg Ensemble (The Netherlands), conductor Reinbert de Leeuw
The 5th Qara Qarayev International Contemporary Music Festival
"Portrait in The Interior", 17.04.2013
Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall. Baku, Azerbaijan

Hommage à Maurice Ravel
Marianna Vysotskaya, organ
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Moscow

Faradzh Karaev – 80
Concert at the Chamber Hall of Moscow Philharmony, 14.11.2023
malheur me bat (2001)
terminus (1987)
…a crumb of music for George Crumb (2004)
aus… (1990)
schönheit – utopie? (1999)
drei bagatellen (2003)
emsemble ‘studio for new music’

Faradzh Karaev talks about conductor Rauf Abdullayev
Excerpts from the documentary "Maestro Rauf Abdullayev" (Azerbaijan)

Rauf Abdullayev is 85
November 27, 2022

Faradzh Karaev talks about composer Khayyam Mirzazade
Excerpts from the documentary "Maestro tells about himself and time" (Azerbaijan, 2011)

FK talks about jazz musician Vagif Mirzazadeh
Fragment of the documentary "Mənim tanıdığım Vaqif" («Вагиф, которого я знал»)
Film directors: Али Иса Джаббаров и Иракли Апакидзе, Azerbaijan

FK talks at the conference during the festival 'Another Space'
Moscow, 2018

FK talks about his father, composer Qara Qarayev
Baku, 2019

Composer and pianist Ivan Sokolov — about FK's Postludio I
Moscow, 2019

Towards the 100-years jubilee of Qara Qarayev. Interview with Jeyhun Ali
ATV, analytical and information program "Weekend"
Baku, 2013

Interview beforу the concert on January 21, 2014, at the St.Petersburg's Philharmonia
Participants: composers Mikhail Krutik and Faraj Karaev, conductor Fedor Lednev.

The host and initiator of the program for supporting young composers — Irina Rodionova. St.Petersburg, 2014

'Qara Qarayev. The Road', fragments of the documentary
Fragments of an interview with Faraj Karaev in a documentary film,
dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the composer Qara Qarayev.
Production of 'Divi' TV company (Russia) by order of the Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan

The Apricot War

Appeal to the journalists of the central channels of Russian TV Irada Zeynalova, Nailya Asker-Zade, and Elmira Efendieva

Konzert für orchester und sologeige: performance announcement, 29/11/2018
The 6th Festival of actual music "Another Space"
Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Moscow

Concert of the Ensemble of soloists of the Azerbaidjanian State
Orchestra named after Uz. Gadjibekov, 29/10/2019

'Azerbaidjanian performers at chamber halls of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory', final concert
A. Gambarli, S. Sciarrino, L. Berio, A. Berg, G. Aperghis,
X. Mirzəzadə, L. Andriessen, A. Wustin
Moscow Conservatory, Rakhmaniniov Hall

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